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Meth lab explodes in car in Hampton Dollar General parking lot

Meth lab explodes in car in Hampton Dollar General parking lot

February 14th, 2014 9:35 am by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said those operating the lab could have been burned in an explosion during a "shake and bake" method of producing methamphetamine.

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Update: Hospital spokesman says nurse discovered injection that led to Johnson City pharmacist's arrest on attempted murder charge

Update: Hospital spokesman says nurse discovered injection that led to Johnson City pharmacist's arrest on attempted murder charge

February 13th, 2014 4:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Lee Scott Renfro was arrested after police were called to Johnson City Medial Center on a medical investigation about 3 a.m. Wednesday.

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Update: 2 charged with killing man in Greene Co.

Update: 2 charged with killing man in Greene Co.

February 13th, 2014 2:51 pm by Staff Report

Amanda Kate Harris and Mario Donte "Rio" Keene were charged with first-degree murder.

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Wanted man and woman located in connection with Greene County death

Wanted man and woman located in connection with Greene County death

February 12th, 2014 9:19 pm by Staff Reports

Investigators said Wednesday night they had located two people wanted in connection with a recent suspicious death in Greene County.

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2 sought for info in suspicious Greene Co. death

2 sought for info in suspicious Greene Co. death

February 12th, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Donald Ray Gunter, 69, was found dead at his Old Mountain Road residence just before noon Tuesday.

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7 Elizabethton students charged with bus vandalism that halted fleet

7 Elizabethton students charged with bus vandalism that halted fleet

February 12th, 2014 3:08 pm by John Thompson

The boys are accused of placing sugar in the fuel tanks of 14 school buses and puncturing seven tires on the buses on the early morning hours of Feb. 3.

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Community complaints lead to marijuana-related arrest in Unicoi County

Community complaints lead to marijuana-related arrest in Unicoi County

February 12th, 2014 2:59 pm by Staff Reports

Following several complaints of suspicious activity, a Unicoi County man was arrested Tuesday on multiple marijuana-related charges, authorities said.

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UPDATE: Woman compares assault to Knockout game, JC police need help with investigation

UPDATE: Woman compares assault to Knockout game, JC police need help with investigation

February 12th, 2014 10:18 am by Becky Campbell

21-year-old victim was found unconscious near downtown crosswalk on State of Franklin Road

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Gray man to plead guilty  to federal weapons charges

Gray man to plead guilty to federal weapons charges

February 12th, 2014 8:36 am by Becky Campbell

Derrick Dakota Kitzmiller led THP trooper on chase before shoot-out

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Johnson City mom accused of biting 5-year-old daughter's butt

Johnson City mom accused of biting 5-year-old daughter's butt

February 11th, 2014 3:38 pm by Staff Report

Police and the Tennessee Department of Children's Services initiated the investigation in late January, finding that the child had teeth marks on her buttocks.

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